Stipple engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 7,6 x 9,8 cm. (3 x 3,9 inch). Image size: 6,5 x 9 cm. (2,6 x 3,5 inch).
Source unknown, to be determined.
Made by W. Senus after an anonymous artist. Willem van Senus (c. 1770-1851) was a Dutch engraver. He was a member of the Utrecht painter’s circle. He made numerous book illustrations and portraits of contemporary actors. His largest contribution was to “Geschiedenis der Vaderlandsche Schilderkunst” (History of Dutch Painting).
Condition: Good, given age. A few tiny spots. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: JOAN OF ARC-JEANNE D’ARC-MAID-ORLEANS-PORTRAIT